Definition of wheatmeal in English:


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Pronunciation: /ˈwiːtmiːl


[mass noun]
Flour made from wheat from which some of the bran and germ has been removed: [as modifier]: wheatmeal flour wheatmeal biscuits
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  • A flour described as ‘wheatmeal’ without a figure is likely to be paler, and ‘brown’ usually means very pale indeed.
  • Their larders would have been stocked well with milk, flour, potatoes, vegetables, eggs, wheatmeal, wholemeal etc. and there would have even been some meat hanging on crooks from the ceiling.
  • Biscuits are not quite as difficult in finding substitutions, but all the sweet biscuits should be forgotten and wheatmeal or Milk Arrowroot biscuits be taken instead.

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